The table below looks at the statistics for MPLS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MPLS over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 47 71 70
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -1
Permanent jobs citing MPLS 11 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.11% 0.68% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.67% 4.90% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 2
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,500 £34,550
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £54,950
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
75 102 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.37% 13.90% 19.80%
Number of salaries quoted 74 80 116
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,100 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

MPLS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing MPLS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

MPLS Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

MPLS
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MPLS across the Cardiff region.

MPLS Salary Trend in Cardiff

MPLS
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MPLS across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

MPLS Salary Histogram in Cardiff

MPLS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT jobs citing MPLS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for MPLS.

1 24 (88.89%) LAN
1 24 (88.89%) Cisco
2 22 (81.48%) DNS
3 21 (77.78%) Internet
4 20 (74.07%) CheckPoint
5 19 (70.37%) DHCP
6 18 (66.67%) WAN
7 16 (59.26%) Avaya
8 15 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (55.56%) BGP
8 15 (55.56%) CCNP
8 15 (55.56%) Unified Communications
8 15 (55.56%) F5
8 15 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
8 15 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (51.85%) Telecoms
10 13 (48.15%) Finance
10 13 (48.15%) Banking
10 13 (48.15%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (48.15%) OSPF
11 12 (44.44%) VPN
12 11 (40.74%) Firewall
13 9 (33.33%) BIG-IP
14 6 (22.22%) Load Balancing
14 6 (22.22%) CCVP
14 6 (22.22%) Juniper
14 6 (22.22%) Red Hat
14 6 (22.22%) Linux
14 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
14 6 (22.22%) CCNP Voice

MPLS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.11%) Apache
1 3 (11.11%) JBoss
1 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 24 (88.89%) LAN
2 22 (81.48%) DNS
3 21 (77.78%) Internet
4 19 (70.37%) DHCP
5 18 (66.67%) WAN
6 15 (55.56%) BGP
6 15 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
6 15 (55.56%) Unified Communications
7 13 (48.15%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (48.15%) OSPF
8 12 (44.44%) VPN
9 11 (40.74%) Firewall
10 9 (33.33%) BIG-IP
11 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
12 4 (14.81%) FTP
12 4 (14.81%) IPsec
12 4 (14.81%) IPv4
12 4 (14.81%) IPv6
13 3 (11.11%) RTP
13 3 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) MySQL
1 3 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (51.85%) Telecoms
2 13 (48.15%) Banking
2 13 (48.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Architect
2 13 (48.15%) Cisco Architect
3 9 (33.33%) Network Architect
4 8 (29.63%) Cisco Network Architect
5 6 (22.22%) Network Engineer
5 6 (22.22%) Telecoms Architect
6 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Performance Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Service Operations Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 4 (14.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.70%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) CentOS
2 3 (11.11%) Debian
2 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Ubuntu
2 3 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 4 (14.81%) DDoS Mitigation
3 3 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (11.11%) Performance Engineering
4 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL
5 1 (3.70%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) Java
1 3 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (55.56%) CCNP
1 15 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (22.22%) CCNP Voice
2 6 (22.22%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (7.41%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) Cisco
2 20 (74.07%) CheckPoint
3 16 (59.26%) Avaya
4 15 (55.56%) F5
5 6 (22.22%) Juniper
5 6 (22.22%) Red Hat
6 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
7 3 (11.11%) Acme Packet
7 3 (11.11%) Brocade
7 3 (11.11%) IBM
7 3 (11.11%) Oracle
7 3 (11.11%) SonicWALL
8 2 (7.41%) AppDynamics
8 2 (7.41%) Blue Coat
8 2 (7.41%) Intel
8 2 (7.41%) Palo Alto
8 2 (7.41%) VMware
9 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
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